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Zachary T. Staples
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1857
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1925
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Although tombstone gives birth year as 1857, family records show his birthdate as 7 Aug 1858.

Indianapolis Star, Monday, January 19, 1925, page 21


Z. T. Staples, 66 years old, 4316 College avenue, president and senior partner of the Staples and Mosias Optical Company, 441 Consolidated building, died at his home at 1:15 o'clock yesterday morning following an illness of one week with pneumonia. Mr. Staples was born in Philadelphia, Pa., but came to Indianapolis thirty years ago. He had been in the optical business here for more than 20 years. He was a member of the Memorial Presbyterian Church, the Shrine and the Scottish Rite.

He is survived by the widow and three children, Mrs. E. J. Roark and Mrs. A. F. Anderson, both of Indianapolis, and Mrs. R. W. Parker of Cleveland, O. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Flanner and Buchanan funeral establishment, 220 North Illinois street. Burial will be in Crown Hill cememtery. The services will be conducted by the Scottish Rite.
Family links: 
  George Staples (1820 - 1877)
  Ann Ryan Staples (1834 - 1865)
  Amanda Jane Parsley Staples (1856 - 1944)
  Anna Staples Anderson (____ - 1937)*
  Gladys Staples Rork (1890 - 1960)*
  George Scott Staples (1849 - 1853)**
  Jeanette Staples Taylor (1853 - 1926)**
  George T. Staples (1856 - 1873)*
  Zachary T. Staples (1857 - 1925)
  Flora Belle Staples (1867 - 1923)**
  Hattie Eudora Staples Anderson (1870 - 1952)**
  John Maxwell Staples (1872 - 1965)**
*Calculated relationship
Note: burial: JAN 20,1925
Crown Hill Cemetery
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec: 62, Lot: 694
Maintained by: J&D Peterson
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Dec 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46018550
Zachary T. Staples
Added by: J&D Peterson
Zachary T. Staples
Added by: J&D Peterson
Zachary T. Staples
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1870 census, says born 1859, PA.He was the son of George T. Staples, b 1820, Ct.Married 2-6-1879, Brown Co., Indiana, to Amanda Jane Parsley. dau, Olie Staples, born 1880.
- Carol Brumley
 Added: Jan. 31, 2013

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